Postoperative hemorrhage after pulmonary resection. I. Comparison of secondary thoracotomy and conservative treatment.


ONE OF THE EARLY AND nmcmous complications of pulmonary resection is hemorrhage. .4ccording to the literature, the frequency of this complication has been reported variously from 0.5 to 4 per cent of operations.'~"" A considerable proportion of hemorrhages end fatally.'"' Hemorrhages after pulmonary resection may be the result of blood coagulation disorders… (More)


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